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The Splash Zone 1/24/17: Defensive Free Agent Options For The Dolphins

Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours.

The Dolphins defense did not live up to expectations last season, but it's kind of hard when you lose your two starting safeties along with banged up linebacker and cornerbacks. The Dolphins will be looking to overhaul their defense this offseason and they have a ton of options to choose from. Look for the Dolphins to focus on the front seven as there are plenty of free agent options out there.

You can check out that story here, and the rest of the day's round-up below.

Miami Dolphins will have interesting free-agent options on defense | Miami Herald
Miami will evaluate several prominent defensive linemen and linebackers who are set to become free agents

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Five quarterback options if Miami Dolphins move on from Ryan Tannehill | The Daily Dolphin
Regardless of his season-ending knee injury, the Dolphins seem confident in Ryan Tannehill as their quarterback of the future. There’s good reason for them to believe in him, especially after the strides he made under Adam Gase, and it appears he’s on track to be full strength for next seaso...

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry: "Don’t play with my money this year" | The Daily Dolphin
As with many social media posts from professional athletes these days, Dolphins receiver Jarvis Landry's recent Instagram message was vague. It probably means something, but maybe it doesn't. South Florida's been through plenty of that in the past few years with LeBron James and Dwyane Wade.

Dolphins Defense

Mario Williams, Koa Misi potential salary-cap cuts for Miami Dolphins - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Defensive end Mario Williams ($8.5 million) and linebacker Koa Misi ($4.2 million) each have 2017 salaries that don't match their 2016 production.

Get To Know Linebackers Coach Frank Bush
Meet the newest addition to the Dolphins coaching staff.

Dolphins Offseason

Dolphins Look For Continued Draft Success At Senior Bowl
The Senior Bowl stands out as the postseason all-star game that brings out the best senior prospects.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Which teams have never won the Super Bowl? Falcons looking to get off list - The Phinsider
Thirteen teams currently cannot display a Lombardi Trophy. Can the Falcons get off that list?

Dolphins roster status offseason 2017 - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins are preparing for what will likely be another busy offseason. The team is expected to have around $32 million in salary cap space prior to making any changes to the current...

NFL Mock Draft 2017: SB Nation updates mock - The Phinsider
The early projections of the NFL Draft for 2017 have been leaning toward the Miami Dolphins considering Alabama tight end O.J. Howard with their first-round pick. It is not a horrible pick for the...